Dec 2019
Author(s): Castellanos, Sebastián; De la Lanza, Iván; Bray Sharpin, Anna; Lleras, Natalia; Lo Re, Luca; Amezola Rodríguez, Diana
La publicación está dirigida a tomadores de decisiones públicas que estén en las etapas iniciales de planeación de un sistema de bicicletas compartidas (SBC). Se basa en las lecciones aprendidas…
Jun 2019
Author(s): Asher, Sam; Chauvin, Juan Pablo; Novosad, Paul
As cities in developing countries continue to grow rapidly, there is little empirical evidence about how this affects growth in surrounding rural economies. We study the effects of shocks to labor…
Jun 2019
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe; Jandhyala, Viswanath; Dutta, Akshay
The goal of this joint report published by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Exim Bank is to discuss the outlook for bilateral trade and investment flows between LAC and India, signal the…
Jun 2019
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe; Jandhyala, Viswanath; Dutta, Akshay
El objetivo de este informe, publicado por el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) y el Banco de Exportaciones e Importaciones de la India (Exim Bank), es discutir las perspectivas para los…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Hoffmann, Bridget
This paper uses willingness to pay (WTP) data from a field experiment in Hyderabad, India in 2013 to determine whether non-monetary prices better target health products to the poor than monetary…
Feb 2015
Author(s): Del Boca, Daniela
This paper discusses several approaches to examining the relationship between child care and mothers' labor supply. The focus is on child care for children aged 0-3, because this is a critical…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Duarte, Jesús; Gargiulo, Carlos; Millán, Germán; Ruiz Pérez, Laura; Hinojosa, Sergio Alejandro; Moreno, Martín; Bloomgarden, David R.; López Corral, Antonio M.; Fornari, Lucas; De la Garza Reyna, Jaime G.; López, María Adelaida; Taher, Rima; Del Valle Rivera, María del Carmen; Cash, Carol S.; Bardone, Andrea; Baza, Jadille; O'Donnell, Sean; Lippman, Peter C.; Jara M., Miguel Angel; Santocono, Ricardo; Hille, R. Thomas
In 2010 the Education Network organized an event that examined the state of school infrastructure in the region and the financial role of the private sector. Infrastructure and Learning in the Twenty…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Duarte, Jesús; Gargiulo, Carlos; Millán, Germán; Ruiz Pérez, Laura; Hinojosa, Sergio Alejandro; Moreno, Martín; Bloomgarden, David R.; López Corral, Antonio M.; Fornari, Lucas; De la Garza Reyna, Jaime G.; López, María Adelaida; Taher, Rima; Del Valle Rivera, María del Carmen; Cash, Carol S.; Bardone, Andrea; Baza, Jadille; O'Donnell, Sean; Lippman, Peter C.; Jara M., Miguel Angel; Santocono, Ricardo; Hille, R. Thomas
En 2010, la Red de Educación organizó un seminario que examinó el estado de la infraestructura escolar en América Latina y el Caribe y el papel financiero del sector privado. El seminario de…
Apr 2012
Author(s): Cesa-Bianchi, Ambrogio; Pesaran, M. Hashem; Rebucci, Alessandro; Xu, TengTeng
This is the data used for the estimation of the GVAR model as in "China's Emergence in the World Economy and Business Cycles in Latin America" (access the study in the related URL…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Rojas, Eduardo; Lanzafame, Francesco; Quartesan, Alessandra; Romis, Monica; Jaramillo, Pedro; Zancheti, Sílvio Mendes; Gabriel, Jordelan; Trivelli, Pablo; Nishimura, Yasuyo; Zappino, Vincenzo; Silva, Ana Tarrafa; Stumpo, Sergio; Spiekermann, Meinolf; Bigio, Anthony Gad; Taboroff, June; Taamouti, Mohamed
The IDB undertakes multiple activities in support of urban heritage preservation, including the provision of investment loans and reimbursable and nonreimbursable technical cooperation. The IDB also…
Aug 2011
Author(s): Angel, Félix; Rossi, Cristina
This catalogue belongs to the exhibit that celebrates the 150th Anniversary of Italy's Unification. The exhibition includes a selection of art works by Latin American artists of Italian descent…
May 2011
Author(s): Miller, Sebastián J.
The existence of populist regimes led by outsiders is not new in history. In this paper a simple framework is presented that shows how and why a populist outsider can be elected to office, and under…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Stumpo, Sergio
This paper analyzes the city of Siracusa, Italy, and in particular the Historic Center of Ortigia. Siracusa and the rocky Necropolis of Pantalica (in the Cassaro, Ferla, and Sortino areas) were…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Stumpo, Sergio
This study analyzes the Historic Center of Verona, which was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2000. The recognition by UNESCO is certainly understood as an element of prestige on an…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Stumpo, Sergio
La città di Siracusa è situata nella parte sud est della Sicilia, isola a sud dell'Italia. E' capoluogo di provincia e confina a nord con la provincia di Catania ed a ovest con la provincia…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Stumpo, Sergio
La città di Verona è situata nella parte nord ovest della penisola italica, nella regione Veneto. E' capoluogo della provincia di Verona, che confina a nord con il Trentino-Alto Adige (Provincia…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Investing in housing, healthcare, education, basic utilities and nutrition can not only fulfill a social mission, but it can also be a profitable business venture.This is the concept of IGNIA Fund,…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El Fondo IGNIA apuesta en inversiones destinadas al sector de la población con necesidades básicas insatisfechas.Invertir en áreas como vivienda, salud, educación, servicios básicos y nutrición, no…
Jan 2007
Author(s): Galvani, Marina
This paper discusses the role of culture in development through suggestions, speculations, and case studies from several parts of the world. Most of the cases have been collected through interviews,…
Jan 2007
Author(s): Galvani, Marina
This paper present examples of positive economic and social impacts of cultural projects and mentions an interpretation of the positive interaction between development and culture. Several best…